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Mary Child (Bowen)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Gower, Glamorgan, Wales
Death: Died in Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Eliot Burying Ground, no stone found, Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Griffith Bowen and Margaret Bowen
Wife of Benjamin Child, of Augton & Roxbury
Mother of Ephraim Child; Joshua Childs; Benjamin Child, Jr.; Mary Chamberlain (Child); daughter Child and 7 others
Sister of Margaret Weld (Bowen); Frances Bowen; William Bowen; Henry Bowen; Elizabeth Bowen and 5 others

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About Mary Child (Bowen)

  • B: 1635/1636 Gower, Gower, Glamorgan, Wales
  • D: 31 Oct 1707 Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts

Mary Bowen came to Massachusetts in 1638, at the age of 3, with her parents. Her parents returned to England about ten years later, leaving most of their children settled in America.

Mary married Benjamin Childe.

Sources 

  1. Lineage of the Bowens of Woodstock, Connecticut By Edward Augustus Bowen.  Page 194. Please note this source disagrees with Crane on the parentage of Jacob Chamberlain, husband of Mary Child, daughter of Mary Bowen & Benjamin Child."

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Mary Child's Timeline

1635
1635
Gower, Glamorgan, Wales
1654
February 27, 1654
Age 19
Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA
1657
February 26, 1657
Age 22
Roxbury (within present Boston), Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1658
March 7, 1658
Age 23
Roxbury (within present Boston), Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1660
August 8, 1660
Age 25
Roxbury (within present Boston), Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1662
1662
Age 27
Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts
1662
Age 27
MA, USA
1663
December 2, 1663
Age 28
Roxbury (within present Boston), Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1665
December 21, 1665
Age 30
Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA
1667
January 8, 1667
Age 32
Roxbury, Suffolk , Massachusetts